RENO, Nev. (KRNV & MyNews4.com) -- Washoe County mother Valerie Bourquin-Brown has been found guilty of verbally threatening a school principal.
Bourquin-Brown was found guilty on two counts: harassment and disturbing the school. She was sentenced to 30 days in jail, but her sentence has been suspended. She is now ordered to attend an anger management program, perform community service and pay a $250 fine.
Bourquin-Brown made threats against Kent Vallier, Principal of Double Diamond Elementary school on October 3, 2012. Vallier has been placed on administrative leave. A WCSD Police Officer states, the defendant made threats to staff that she was going to "have her husband come back and kick the principal's ass." The officer states the threat caused the school to go into lock down.
According to Bourquin-Brown, Vallier and the school were not coming up with a special education plan for her son who has a learning disability.